US swimmer Lochte's legal troubles mount in Brazil

FILE - In this Sunday, June 26, 2016, file photo, Ryan Lochte swims during a preliminary heat in the Men's 400-meter individual medley at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials, in Omaha, Neb. They were later allowed to leave Brazil, as was Feigen, after... More..

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Ronaldo set for Real Madrid comeback
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Ronaldo set for Real Madrid comeback

It is likely to see the first reunion of Madrid's much-vaunted "BBC" frontline this season, with Karim Benzema also returning from injury to play alongside the Portuguese and Gareth Bale. Not only does the Cham...More..

Seahawks Considering National Anthem Protest As A Team
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Seahawks Considering National Anthem Protest As A Team

While Wagner said he didn't know if he would sit down during the anthem he said "anything we want to do, it's not going to be individual". He told the Seattle Times the team doesn't all agree with each ...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Strasburg leaves early with injury, Nats beat Braves in 11th

With Foltynewicz attempting to bunt after Dansby Swanson's leadoff double, Strasburg's 0-2 pitch sailed high. He allowed one run and two hits with four strikeouts and no walks in the outing on 42 pitches. Atlan...More..

Sam Allardyce to keep 'lucky penny' after late England victor against Slovakia
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Sam Allardyce to keep 'lucky penny' after late England victor against Slovakia

England boss Sam Allardyce made the day of a Slovakian kitman following England's last-gasp World Cup qualifying victory - by leaving him Raheem Sterling's jersey and Wayne Rooney's captain's armband. 'He is sp...More..

Rob Ryan was targeted in New Orleans robbery plot
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Rob Ryan was targeted in New Orleans robbery plot

According to a report from the New Orleans Advocate on Tuesday , Ryan was almost the victim of a robbery during the team's third preseason game. One of the would-be criminals apparently dialed the wrong number...More..

by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Martin Truex Jr. holds off Kevin Harvick to win Southern 500

DARLINGTON , S.C. (AP) - Martin Truex Jr. has already won two of NASCAR's most coveted races. The mistake dropped Harvick from first to 12th and was one he couldn't quite overcome, a problem he's faced all ...More..

Robert Howley to cover for Gatland in Wales role
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Robert Howley to cover for Gatland in Wales role

This time, however, Gatland will fully focus on the Lions as they attempt win a first series against in New Zealand since 1971. But Gatland is in no mood for pessimism. "The reality is the New Zealanders ha...More..

Panthers sign Huberdeau to $35.4 million, 6-year extension
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Panthers sign Huberdeau to $35.4 million, 6-year extension

Agent Allan Walsh confirmed the deal Tuesday in a message to The Associated Press . The Florida Panthers continue to do an fantastic job of navigating through the salary cap in order to get their core player...More..

Karolina Pliskova rolls past Konjuh, into US Open semifinals
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Karolina Pliskova rolls past Konjuh, into US Open semifinals

Open with the dubious distinction of being the only woman now ranked in the top 20 never to make a Grand Slam round of 16. In the second set, Konjuh drew first blood by breaking for 5-4 and she held to 15 to ...More..

Liverpool's Mane allays injury fears
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Liverpool's Mane allays injury fears

Sadio Mane has picked up Liverpool's player of the month, but insisted the award will be shared with his teammates. "I'm fit", he told the club's official website . "I have been working every day to give my ...More..

by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Pliskova rolls past Konjuh, into US Open semis

In Monfils, 12-time grand slam champion Djokovic will face a player whose only prior semi-final run at a major came back in 2008 at the French Open. MEN'S RESULTS (Quarterfinals): No. 1 Novak Djokovic of Se...More..

Willett resurrects some form in Crans as Paul Dunne struggles
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Willett resurrects some form in Crans as Paul Dunne struggles

Swede Noren, who had previously won the European Masters in 2009, started the final day one shot behind Hend , but overtook the Australian after a strong front nine, hitting four consecutive birdies. His effor...More..

China seek to beat Iran at home
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

China seek to beat Iran at home

China have only ever reached one World Cup, in 2002, but qualifying for Russian Federation 2018 would be a significant statement for a country which aims to become a global football power. "We saw tonight that ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

McIlroy produces sensational final round to win Deutsche Bank Championship

Tour officials took the wise step to bring the final round tee times forward given weather forecasters predicting Hurricane Hermine would bring stronger winds and heavy rain in the later part of the day. The bi...More..

Sylvester Stallone dismisses his hoax death rumours with a fun picture!
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Sylvester Stallone dismisses his hoax death rumours with a fun picture!

On Saturday, the highly gossiped date of his "death", he posted a snap of himself posing with Russian boxer Sergey "Krusher" Kovzalev. "Whatever he hits, he destroys". When readers clicked on the link of the sp...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Lallana gives England last-gasp win

That they opened their 2018 World Cup qualification campaign with a win was down to their admirable persistence but it was just as well England weren't playing Iceland otherwise they would have been hammere...More..

US Open: CiCi Bellis wins, advances into the third round
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

US Open: CiCi Bellis wins, advances into the third round

The resurgent second-seeded German showed no mercy in the third-round bout. Marcos Baghdatis beat Ryan Harrison 6-3, 7-6 (4), 1-6, 6-1 on Friday to move into the fourth round, ending the run of the Americ...More..

England manager Sam Allardyce seems incapable of managing Wayne Rooney
by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

England manager Sam Allardyce seems incapable of managing Wayne Rooney

But Lallana turned familiar frustration into a dramatic win when his left-foot strike squirmed over the line to seal a 1-0 win in the closing moments of injury-time. "It's up to me to ask whether he's doing wel...More..

McIlroy Rallies From 6 Behind to Win Deutsche Bank
by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

McIlroy Rallies From 6 Behind to Win Deutsche Bank

McIlroy was consistent in the final round, squaring just one bogey on the day. Australia's world No.6 Scott matched McIlroy's 65 with six back nine birdies, including the last three holes, as he leapt from 19...More..

ARSENAL, Giroud:
by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

ARSENAL, Giroud: "We all wanted Sissoko but he joined Tottenham"

The 27 year old finally joined Arsenal's North London rivals Tottenham Hotspur for £30million after a protracted transfer saga which saw the Frenchman on the verge of a move to Everton on transfer deadline day....More..

by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Carson Wentz named starter for the Eagles

Practice, meetings, workout, lunch. "I was obviously very surprised, but instantly I was just very excited", Wentz said Monday. To be clear, Carson Wentz was hunting geese in a corn field when he learned he...More..

Panthers Newton: I took Super Bowl loss 'extremely personal'
by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Panthers Newton: I took Super Bowl loss 'extremely personal'

The Panthers-Broncos opener, which will be televised by NBC, is just the second time the previous season's Super Bowl teams have met in Week 1. Josh Norman's exit was unfortunate, disappointing and a tad bit ...More..

Coleman wants to build on Euro heroics
by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Coleman wants to build on Euro heroics

Coleman insists he is committed to leading Wales to the 2018 World Cup, but acknowledged he had been tempted by the lure of the English top flight. He told his press conference: " What happened at the Euro...More..

3 past champions head US Open lineup
by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

3 past champions head US Open lineup

Was it the best comeback of her young career? I think he's a guy who likes to lean on the ball. "Congrats to CiCi. She played a great tournament and for sure she will have a great future", the gracious Kerber...More..

49ers cut TE Bruce Miller after reports of arrest
by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

49ers cut TE Bruce Miller after reports of arrest

Miller was arrested in San Francisco after a fight at a hotel, citing unidentified people at the police department. The 49ers released a statement , saying, "The San Francisco 49ers organization is aware...More..

by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Burkini ban would be unconstitutional and fuel tensions, says French interior minister

The ruling follows the case of 30 French towns banning the burkini - worn mostly by Muslim women . The news has come following a request by The League of Human Rights to overturn the ban on burkinis, afte...More..

Venus Fights To Bitter End, But Loses Quarter-Final Battle With Pliskova
by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Venus Fights To Bitter End, But Loses Quarter-Final Battle With Pliskova

Open. At 36, Williams would have been the oldest woman to reach the quarterfinals at any major since Martina Navratilova was 37 at Wimbledon in 1994. Now it's 2014 French Open runner-up Halep's turn to try to...More..

Williams passes Federer with 308 Slam match wins
by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Williams passes Federer with 308 Slam match wins

The fifth seed is bidding to reach the final at Flushing Meadows for the first time in her career and she remains on course to achieve that feat with a 6-2 7-5 win. Hard-hitting Czech Karolina Pliskova toppled ...More..

Murray holds off Lorenzi
by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Murray holds off Lorenzi

Lorenzi, a 34-year-old Italian ranked 40th in the world and who had won just two Grand Slam matches coming into Flushing Meadows, was in the form of his life and pushed Murray all the way for two sets before hi...More..

Shelby Rogers falls in 2nd round at US Open
by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Shelby Rogers falls in 2nd round at US Open

He was playing in the third round at a major for the first time. Sock is now 2-0 against Cilic, having come back from two sets down to win their Davis Cup match this year. Open tennis tournament in NY, the Un...More..

Wenger to unleash Giroud, Ozil on Leicester
by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Wenger to unleash Giroud, Ozil on Leicester

There was furious speculation all summer that Arsenal are very much interested in snaring the winger away from Leicester, and they also reportedly slapped in bids for him earlier this month. Last time Arsena...More..

After daughter's birth, Besler helps US rout St Vincent 6-0
by | Monday, September 05, 2016

After daughter's birth, Besler helps US rout St Vincent 6-0

But the USA soon found the range, Bobby Wood, finishing a Jozy Altidore layoff in the 28th minute. The changes paid off when Pulisic scored his first goal on the day in the 70th minute. Pulisic scored in the ...More..

Serena Williams cruises into US Open fourth round
by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Serena Williams cruises into US Open fourth round

But as it turns out, the threat of a stolen game came and went in a matter of seconds, as Williams worked her way back to deuce and held for a 4-1 lead. Pablo Carreno Busta , 1-6, 6-4, 6-4, 7-5 Juan Martin De...More..

Rodriguez rescues 1-1 draw for Southampton vs. Sunderland
by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Rodriguez rescues 1-1 draw for Southampton vs. Sunderland

David Moyes says his side might have been worn out in the final minutes against Southampton due to their midweek EFL Cup action. Jordan Pickford will start in goal for Saturday's game against Southampton . "...More..

by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Mother Teresa honored as saint and model of mercy

The Roman Catholic Church has more than 10,000 saints, many of whom had to wait centuries before their elevation. Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj lead a 12-member delegation to attend the funct...More..

McLaren promotes Vandoorne for 2017 to replace Button
by | Monday, September 05, 2016

McLaren promotes Vandoorne for 2017 to replace Button

He has the option to return to racing in 2018 should Fernando Alonso choose to retire or leave at the end of his current deal. "He'll also be available to race for us if circumstances require it". "Being third ...More..

Hamilton fastest in Monza practice
by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Hamilton fastest in Monza practice

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel was third quickest, but this time less than half a second off the pace after having finished a second off in the morning. "Overtaking is not easy here so pole position is definitely...More..

by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Hamilton sets impressive pace in final Monza practice

Hamilton joins two true F1 greats with five pole positions at Monza - Juan Manuel Fangio and Ayrton Senna. Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg comfortably locked out the front row for Mercedes on Saturday,...More..

Will has the Power at Pocono
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Will has the Power at Pocono

Instead, he experienced one of the big point swings that he was often on the wrong side of before he broke through to win his first IndyCar Series championship in 2014. Late in the session, Juan Pablo Montoya...More..

RUMORS: Van Gaal overlooked for Belgium job after 'draining' application
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

RUMORS: Van Gaal overlooked for Belgium job after 'draining' application

After attending a preliminary interview however, at which Van Gaal was asked to outline his vision and philosophy for the team, reports in the Mail are now claiming that Van Gaal was ruled out due to his "dr...More..

Williams sisters, Murray, del Potro lead lineup at US Open
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Williams sisters, Murray, del Potro lead lineup at US Open

The Swede began better in the second set, holding serve to level at 1-1 but Williams was in no mood to mess around as she swept the next five games. This was Williams " first daytime match of the U.S. Open, ...More..

by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Italian GP: Max Verstappen given 'gentle warning' by FIA

Red Bull driver Max Verstappen walks in the paddock at the Monza racetrack, in Monza , Italy, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016. Both the Maranello team's drivers wished to have a chat with the youngest driver on...More..

by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Badgers, Tigers invade Lambeau Field

The College Classic featuring Wisconsin and LSU is the first college football game to be played at the home of the Packers in over 30 years. LSU rallied from a 13-point deficit Saturday at Lambeau Fie...More..

by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Bastian Schweinsteiger hopes to play for Manchester United again

Although many have criticised Manchester United's treatment of the Bayern Munich and Germany legend in recent weeks, Schweinsteiger himself has remained professional throughout. It has been an honour to pla...More..

by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic frustrated by Any Carroll injury

Michail Antonio prompty took advantage as he nodded home a late victor five minutes from time, converting from Gokhan Tore's cross to the back post to seal victory in for the Hammers in the first league game a...More..

by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Cauvery: State counters TN claims in Supreme Court

Addressing party workers here, he said Jayalalithaa should have moved the Supreme Court and obtained a stay on the proposal to construct the dam. The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Karnataka Government to ...More..

Jets' Bowles says Petty has bruised shoulder, Smith No. 2 QB
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Jets' Bowles says Petty has bruised shoulder, Smith No. 2 QB

Petty's injury could solve New York's quarterback dilemma. Colin Kaepernick and San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid kneeled during the national anthem Thursday night, continuing the quarterback's preseason...More..

Golden State Warriors app alleged to record users' conversations without consent
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Golden State Warriors app alleged to record users' conversations without consent

Going by the complaint, the detection of a unique audio signal by the app enables it to determine that the user is in close proximity to a particular location linked to the signal. A NY woman has filed a class-...More..

by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Max Verstappen handed a "gentle warning"

Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel were particularly upset with Verstappen's Spa tactics, particularly a move to block Raikkonen's overtaking attempt on the Kemmel Straight, with the Finnish racer ...More..